CJHL Weekly Top-20

CALGARY, Alberta (September 26, 2016) – A new season is now underway across all ten leagues in the CJHL, and already there are eleven teams who remain unbeaten after their first few weeks of regular season play.   The British Columbia Hockey League just completed its annual Showcase this past week in Chilliwack and all […]

Grizzlies charge out of the gate

(By Michael Potestio/Hockey Now) The BCHL regular season is two weeks old and the Victoria Grizzlies, who finished last in the Island Division in 2015-16, sit atop the league with a mirror opposite start. The Grizzlies are 4-1 jumping out the gate with four straight wins before the Cowichan Valley Capitals walked into the Q […]

Harris’ big road week earns POW

Wenatchee Wild forward Brendan Harris has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 18, the league announced Monday. Harris led the Wild to three road wins in Prince George and picked up seven points in the process. The product of Henderson, Nev. opened the three-game set in PG with […]

CJHL – Preseason Top-20

Calgary, Alberta (September 2, 2016) – The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced today its Pre-Season Top 20 rankings for the 2016-2017 season. The leagues in which the teams belong to are in parentheses. Portage Terriers (MJHL) Trenton Golden Hawks (OJHL) Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHL) West Kelowna Warriors (BCHL) Penticton Vees (BCHL) Fort Frances Lakers (SIJHL) […]

And the winner is…

The results have been tallied up – and a winning team has been determined – for the 2015-16 BCHL Five Hole for Food (FHFF) Challenge presented by First West Credit Union. The Vernon Vipers gathered 6,877 pounds of food on their FHFF night Nov. 28 to claim top spot. Altogether, the BCHL established a new […]

Nachbaur signs on with with UMass-Boston

Daniel Nachbaur made four stops over three BCHL seasons but he now knows where he’ll be for the next four. The Wenatchee Wild forward has committed to play for the Beacons of UMass-Boston, an NCAA Div. III program that was the national runner up this past season. Nachbaur played 107 BCHL games between Merritt, Prince […]

Christensen heading to AIC

American International College (AIC) has had some good recruiting success late in the season from the Wenatchee Wild. Having inked Kyle Stephan in March, AIC has just landed another standout Wild forward in Blake Christensen. A native of Rochester Hills, Mich., Christensen posted 16 goals and 20 assists for 36 points in 52 games this […]

Nieto locks up future at LSSU

The Wenatchee Wild are pleased to announce that goaltender Garrett Nieto has committed to play college hockey for Lake Superior State University. Nieto, a 17-year-old, 6-foot-3, 235-pound goaltender from Yorba Linda, Calif., recently completed his first season with the Wild, compiling a 2.09 goals against average and a .911 saves percentage in 19 games, winning […]

BCHL Playoffs: Thursday, March 24

Jordan Kawaguchi scored the first goal of the game and then the last, supplying the dramatic OT winner for the Chilliwack Chiefs in a 3-2 home victory that also gave them a 4-1 series win over the Wenatchee Wild. Kawaguchi opened the scoring just 1:19 into the first, set up by Kale Kane and Rylan […]

Chiefs-Wild Game 5 Preview

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) Through the first four games of Round 2, the Chilliwack Chiefs appear to be the beneficiary of having a 10-days rest between their first- and second-round series. The Chiefs hold a 3-1 series lead on the Wenatchee Wild and will try their hand at reaching Round 3 Thursday night. […]